Do you feel like pencils are one of the hardest things to organized? I mean, if you have a bunch they can go into a case - but the one I need always takes a dive to the bottom - no matter what color I am looking for. I think this is a pretty fun idea to display pencils (which are already pretty and colorful), especially on a kids' desk. So grab a 2x4 and a saw and a drill - cut your own, and then … [Read more...]
Washi Tape Crafts
All of these wonderful crafts use washi tape. Scroll through to pick your favorites!
Did the jean jacket ever really go away? And if so, has it come back? Working from home means I'm not the most fashionable person on the planet - I don't see what people are wearing out and about in the world. But the reason I ask is because I have a jean jacket that I adore and I'd love to bust it out of storage and add some of these washi tape brooches. They are so easy to make, and basically … [Read more...]
Happy Earth Day! In celebration, I'm sharing a fun tutorial with you that is recycled - and also has the colors of the earth. What a fun coincidence, right? Green and blue are my favorite colors, so this is right up my alley. Also up my alley? Spray painting glass jars and washi taping things. It all comes together in Carrie's cute project, and after you make them you have awesome storage that you … [Read more...]
Spring is here - and I can tell by the giant yellow stream of pollen outside my door. It's on top of cars, falling from the trees, and the dogs are sneezing. Happy spring! But seriously, most people celebrate spring because of warm weather that's on the way. And washi tape can be a big help with that. This card was made by Niki with a few "zip zip zips" of patterned tape (tape that is perfect for … [Read more...]
My boyfriend recently brought some old corporate-style (with logos on the front) binders into our home in a plastic bag. I was thinking, "oh man, what am I going to do with these?!" I mean, I didn't exactly love the company logos on the front. So I quickly started rattling through the crafty options in my mind, and settled on one . . . washi tape! It was further emphasized by seeing this tutorial … [Read more...]